Southern Network

The southern network surrounds the township of Forrest and takes riders through a mixture of wet eucalypt forest and awesome fern gullies. Warm up at the brand new skill park at the southern trailhead and then cut some laps on the brand new trails.

Explore All Southern Network

Riders on the green and blue flow trail at the southern Forrest MTB Network

Downloadable Southern Network Trails Map

Rider taking on a log ride on the Red Carpet Upper Trail in the Forrest MTB trails

How to Spend a Day on the Southern Trails

The 16 trails that make up the Southern Trail Network have been built with real mountain bikers in mind and offer experience for...

Rider taking a Steam Donkey berm at the Forrest MTB Trails

Southern Network Trails

The southern network (which has just undergone a $2.32M redevelopment) surrounds the township of Forrest and takes riders through...

Riders travelling down the green and blue barwon flow trails at the Forrest MTB trails.

Southern Network Signature Loops

Want to know what the Forrest MTB Clubs favorite beginner, intermediate and expert rides are? See their Southern Network...


Exploring Nature's Playground: The Otways

Hey there, nature lovers! Welcome to the Otways, Victoria’s very own playground for outdoor enthusiasts. Get ready to dive...


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